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Another Look at Iran’s Nuclear Capability Timelines

By Alfred Nurja The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) released this month a substantial analysis of Iran’s nuclear, chemical and biological capabilities. The report’s detailed break-out scenarios allow readers to finally make some sense of the various and conflicting timelines that … Continue reading

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Toward a Negotiated Solution: Complete Transcript is now Available:

By Alfred Nurja The Arms Control Association has just put up the full transcript from our January 20 event entitled “Toward a Negotiated Solution,” part of ACA’s “Solving the Iranian Nuclear Puzzle” Briefing Series. The ACA’s upcoming Iran briefing on … Continue reading

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Time is Now for Effective Engagement with Iran, experts say.

By Alfred Nurja The Arms Control Association hosted a briefing today on Iran’s nuclear program entitled “Toward a Negotiated Solution,” part of ACA’s “Solving the Iranian Nuclear Puzzle” Briefing Series.  The session focused on examining what a viable diplomatic solution … Continue reading

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Toward a Negotiated Solution

The permanent members of the Security Council plus Germany and Iran are scheduled to hold a second round of discussions over Iran’s nuclear program on Jan. 21-22 in Istanbul. This second round of talks comes in the wake of increased … Continue reading

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Wikileaks Revelations and the Dual Track Strategy of Dealing with Iran

By Alfred Nurja As the U.S. and others prepare to restart negotiations with Iran this Monday, the Wikileaks revelations on the alleged bellicosity of Arab views toward Iran provide some interesting insights about the viability of the current international strategy for … Continue reading

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The Status of Iran’s Nuclear and Missile Programs: Complete Transcript and Power Point Slides Available

By Alfred Nurja The Arms Control Association has just put up the full transcript and slides from our November 22 event “The Status of Iran’s Nuclear and Missile Program,” part of ACA’s Solving the Iranian Nuclear Puzzle Project.  Stay tuned … Continue reading

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Iranian Missile and Nuclear Threat Not Imminent, Experts Conclude During November 22 Discussion Sponsored by ACA

By Alfred Nurja The Arms Control Association hosted a briefing on the Status of Iranian Nuclear and Missile Program yesterday at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. This was the first in a series of four briefings designed to analyze … Continue reading

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